Category Archives: cooking with kids

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

Cakeboy

As you long-time readers may recall, every year on my son Conor’s birthday, I make him a birthday cake from scratch. Some of you are probably thinking, “big whoop”, right? “I can make scratch-birthday cakes while grooming the dog and … Continue reading

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Friday, January 10th, 2014

Winter Cooking Project #4: Make Your Own Granola

I know that there’s a lot of granola out there. I think there must be an entire wing at Whole Foods dedicated to selling pricey bags of the stuff with every imaginable combination of ingredients. But despite it’s availability, I … Continue reading

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Saturday, March 10th, 2012

Egg Man

When it comes to kids in the kitchen I’ve always been a bit of a skeptic. I want nothing more than for Belle and Conor to learn how to prepare their own meals–not just as a matter of survival and … Continue reading

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Sunday, January 15th, 2012

Martha! Martha! Martha!

If you haven’t already gotten your issue of the February Martha Stewart Living —see above with the pretty flower heart—then I urge you to get a copy pronto and check out page 29 for the Arsenal section, which features tips … Continue reading

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Friday, February 4th, 2011

Snow Day: Let Them Eat Cake

So this was our snow day yesterday: crafts, chocolate loaf, and barely controlled chaos. This was snow day no. 38 and counting…OK I exaggerate, but it feels like the little people who are my children have spent more time at … Continue reading

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